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Raymond Pettibon: The Pages Which Contain Truth Are Blank One Hundred Thirty Six Drawings And Paintings Of Raymond Pettibon, One Of The Most Famous And Interesting Artists In North America Pettibon S Drawings Pitilessly Critique Contemporary Culture, Using The Aesthetic Traditions Of Comic, Pop Art And Popular Culture His Primary Theme Is The Failure Of The 1960s Subculture To Resist Authority And Shake Up The World The Philosophy Behind Pettibon S Work Is That The Murder Of Sharon Tate By The Manson Cult And The Altamont Killing Mark The Collapse Of The Highflying Hopes And Demands Of The Generation Of 1968 His Work, Full Of Frightening Images, Speaks Openly Of The Continuing Despair And Disgust Of A Generation Pettibon Is A Striking Example Of An Underground Artist Who Now Represents Of So Called High Culture.


10 thoughts on “Raymond Pettibon: The Pages Which Contain Truth Are Blank

  1. says:

    Has a fair mix of work from different periods, with definitely a bunch of older earlier work, which is always nice to see.The essays are fine but kind of cop out from the start by announcing that there is already so much written about Pettibon, that it is not going to try and add to that but then still writes a bunch of pages worth about him So by announcing that you aren t going to say anything critcal you are somehow safe to criticize poorly I don t know, seemed a little weak to meThough it did have very nice things to say in regards to the work being viewed by non english readers without any translation Mostly questions, but good questions nonetheless But also of course, the work speaks for itself.Look through the book for Pettibon, not for the essay The...


  2. says:

    This is a good little book to have I love the soft cover Pettibon books because they have an eighties feel to them.